As per the revised regulations for the M.B.B.S. Degree Course- 2016 of THE TAMIL NADU Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai.
INTERNAL ASSESSMENT :
(i) It shall be based on day to day assessment ( see note), evaluation of student assignment, preparation for seminar, clinical case presentation etc.
(ii) Regular periodical examinations shall be conducted throughout the course.
(iii) Day to day records should be given importance during internal assessment
(iv) Weightage for the internal assessment shall be 20% of the total marks in each subject
(v) Student must secure atleast 35% marks of the total marks fixed for internal assessment in a particular subject in order to be eligible to appear in final university examination of that subject.”
Internal assessment shall relate to different ways in which students participation in learning process during semesters is evaluated.
Some of the examples are as follows:
(i) Preparation of subject for students seminar.
(ii) Preparation of a clinical case for discussion.
(iii) Clinical case study/problem solving exercise.
(iv) Participation in Project for health care in the community ( planning stage to evaluation). Proficiency in carrying out a practical or a skill in small research project.
(v) Multiple choice questions (MCQ) test after completion of a system/teaching.
(vi) Each item tested shall be objectively assessed and recorded. Some of the items can be assigned as Home work/Vacation work.